Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:30 AM
School leader Margaret Waldner De La Garza, Principal
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Honors track

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Textiles
0
Music
Music None
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages (misc.) ESOL & Language Enrichment Courses

Support

8
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Library
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Multiple disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 83% 31%
Hispanic 8% 51%
Asian or Pacific Islander 5% 4%
Black 3% 13%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
7
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Book / reading club
Foreign language and culture club
Homework help / Study buddy club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights

Awards

Community service award Prudential Spirit of the Community Award
Year received 2015
Community service award I Dare You National Leadership Award
Year received 2015
Academic award President's Education Award
Year received 2015

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
PE instructor
Reading specialist
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $25000
Tuition range (high) $30000
For the year 2015-2016
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 90
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 56
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012